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good morning, america. and this morning, breaking news. is rupert murdoch about to step aside to save his massive empire? new clues to what's next for a dynasty on the brink of disaster on his critical day in the hot seat. then, the extreme weather. a huge dust storm blankets the southwest as those record-breaking temperatures only get warmer. some homes so hot this morning, they are setting up smoke detectors. millionaire murder mystery. two shocking deaths at the mansion of a wealthy businessman. how did his son and his girlfriend die in bizarre circumstances within days of each other? new details inside the police investigation. and the superstar wedding crasher. >> oh, my god, it's justin bieber. oh, my god! >> what would you do if justin bieber crashed your wedding, the big day, without an invite.
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the couple with the wedding video everybody is talking about join us here on "gma." good morning, everyone. george is enjoying a little break with the family and our family member, david muir, is back with us. >> crashing your party. >> justin bieber, david muir, the same thing. >> it's not quite the same thing. >> it is. >> nonetheless. >> how about this extreme weather? >> really something, these pictures coming in. >> from phoenix blowing in last night going through right there. that dust storm, and then these temperatures all -- the majority of the country feeling it, david. >> smoke alarms going off because of the heat. then alarms going off here, these are different kinds as team usa is in the house. look at them just arriving moments ago. what a homecoming. >> we're going to really celebrate with them coming up.
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love to see them here in times square on our home turf. >> huge crowd for them there this morning. we'll begin with the high-stakes drama unfolding as we come on the air in that phone hacking scandal engulfing rupert murdoch's media empire. murdoch, his son james and former top lieutenant rebekah brooks who was arrested all set to face what may be their toughest day yet in the scandal. abc's jeffrey kofman has been following the latest and has new developments coming this morning. . >> reporter: and good morning to you, david. it has begun. they're appearing before parliament to answer questions about the scandal that has turned this country upside-down. their reputations now at stake. rupert murdoch began his appearance with an apology. >> this is the most humbled day of my life. i would like to say how sorry i am and how sorry we are.
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to particularly to the victims of illegal voice mail interceptions. it's of great regret for everybody at news corporation. >> reporter: for this family, everything is at stake. the global media empire rupert murdoch built and his dreams of handing it over to his children. today for the first time since the scandal broke here they will answer questions publicly before british politicians. it is must see tv around the world. a media dynasty on the brink. >> if you look at murdoch and i've looked at him for many, many years, he's a man that knows what's going on in his company. >> reporter: what did murdoch and his son know about the alleged widespread criminal activity at "news of the world." did they use the power of their four london papers to squash efforts to investigate? james, who was to succeed his father, is now almost certainly sidelined. he's admitted paying more than a million dollars in hush money to two victims of phone hacking. why was it worth so much money to them?
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>> is it because he knew that actually there had been vast amount of criminality in his newspaper and he wanted to cover it up? >> reporter: we'll also be hearing from rebekah brooks, murdoch's loyal lieutenant. who resigned on friday and arrested on sunday. she has not been charged. mysteriously police found a laptop and papers belonging to her husband in the trash of a car parked near her home yesterday. the contents are now being investigated. rupert murdoch and his son scheduled to appear before this committee for just an hour. the british law doesn't have anything like our fifth amendment. they're compelled to answer questions if they are asked. >> jeffrey kofman starting us in london. >> jeffrey kofman starting us off in london. i want to bring in dan abrams this morning. dan, always good to see you. >> good morning. >> you know, jeffrey points out the empire is huge and not only
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newspapers overseas but here, as well, everything from "american idol." it will be rupert's performance. how carefully will he choose his words? can anything he says be held against him? >> it's crucial and i'm sure that he's been prepped for this. expect that, of course, he's going to say he didn't have any knowledge of what was happening. but still how he answers these questions are going to be important. how respectful is he? does he recognize how serious this is? and, of course, all of the members of parliament or at least some of them are going to want to do finger wagging at him so they can publicly say that they are taking this incredibly serious. >> the finger wagging famous across the pond but back here almost unthinkable a week ago that his own corporation would be considering, considering replacing him based on his performance. >> they have to make it seem like they get it. they have to make it seem like they understand that this is really serious and if this gets out of hand, we would even consider this. so i think that while i'm certain this is real, it's also a matter of public relations, i
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think, to make the world feel that news corp gets it, that they get how serious this is. >> and, dan, just how long before there's concern over criminal liability here? >> question one is was there any hacking done on u.s. soil? that would be a real concern. and, secondly, also federal law which says if you're a company and you're bribing foreign officials, you could be in legal risk, as well. >> just the beginning. dan abrams, thanks so much, robin? all right. it's been another 24 hours of extreme and intense weather in this country. abc's matt gutman has been tracking the latest from oklahoma city. good morning, matt. >> reporter: hey, robin, good morning. the sun is just coming up in oklahoma city. you can already feel the heat. folks embracing themselves for their 23rd consecutive triple-digit day. i want to show you how hot it's been here. these are one-ton cement slab,
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they were lifted right out of the street and buckled. just one of the unusual phenomenon we're seeing because of this massive heat zone. imagine coming face to face with this in your rush hour commute. in phoenix a massive wall of dust 3,000 feet high known as a haboob. it blanketed the city grounding flights in a sea of brown haze. move farther east and the trouble isn't dust but dangerous record-breaking heat. 20 states under heat warnings or advisories, we used this infrared thermometer to show just how hot it is along the texas/oklahoma border. football is king in the center of the country but let's say you want to watch it from the stands. sitting through 138 degrees. today northern texas will hit triple digits for the 18th day in a row. abc's yunji de nies is here. >> here in lake arlington in north texas, they're losing two inches of water in this lake every day. normally the water level would be above my head but now it's six feet below normal levels and dropping fast. >> reporter: in oklahoma, 911
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calls captured the dire situation. >> we had a man go down due to the heat. he's sweating profusely. we can't get his breathing or his heart rate to slow down. >> reporter: and further north it was so intense it sent off smoke alarms from iowa to minnesota. at this twins game, 50 fans like this woman had to be treated for heat exhaustion while i-94 seemed to pop right out of the highway. and folks really need to be careful about their cars. in 100 degrees it can reach 140 inside your car in just 15 minutes. park it in the sun, it can reach 170. enough to cook this steak well done. robin? >> ooh, that is secret to keep in mind, all right there, matt, thanks. let's turn to sam. what's so important for them to know about the heat index? >> the body can't cool itself with high humidity and high heat, 1995, in a five-day heat wave in chicago where it got to 118 degrees, 750 people died.
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that's how dire the numbers are. they look like big numbers and they're important, 128, 126. you rarely see heat index levels like this. your body can't exist in numbers like that for a long period of time and they're in the 90s overnight. it's this area of high pressure that continues to pump that heat all the way into the country right along the canadian border and moves into new england over the next couple of days. a little cold front brings a break to new york then right back to it but the rest of the nation is baking and we will talk about this intense heat when we come back with the rest of the nation's forecast. >> all right, sam, thank you very much and the heat is on in d.c. for another reason. >> that's right, the other numbers we're watching this morning. the clock ticking on the deadline for washington to reach an agreement on raising the federal debt ceiling. you can see right there, 13 days and counting. it helped push the stock market to its lowest close in a month on monday. it's also causing a big surge in
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gold prices sending them to a record level so john berman with a closer look. >> reporter: the debt deadlock in washington could be the road to economic calamity but for now at least it's a yellow brick road. investors looking for a safe bet pouring their money into gold. sending it soaring past a record $1,600 an ounce and sending eager necklace, ring and coin owners to cash in. in los angeles, they're dumping whatever they can to make an extra buck. >> i'll melt it and then get the little bar and turn it in for cash. >> reporter: at $1,600 an ounce are the prices too good to last? that's what we thought in march of 2008. bianna golodryga watched as a trip to a gold buyer netted a solid $3,300. at today's rate it would be worth a whopping $5,400. october, 2008, "good morning america" checked out a gold house party. then, one woman's haul was $1,200 bucks.
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now her trinkets would be worth $2,300. and just this april i watched a woman sell her ex-boyfriend's gold for a $6,000 payday. that ex-boyfriend, how do you feel about him now? >> so glad i went out with him. it was worth all the heartache now. >> reporter: now she would be feeling even better. the $6,000 payday in april would be 6,400 today. just a few months later. so with no debt deal we all might be facing the threat of economic doom and gloom. but for some sellers this week, gloom comes with a gleam. for "good morning america," john berman, abc news, new york. and for more now on the latest gold rush we're joined by mellody hobson, president of ariel investment. why are we seeing gold prices skyrocket like that? >> so this is what we call a fear trade. when fear is very high, gold is too, and, of course, we know that's because people perceive gold to be very, very safe. and there is a lot of fear out there. we've got a trifecta of fear right now. we've got the debt ceiling issue. we've got the sovereign debt
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issue where basically countries have maxed out their credit cards and then, of course, we have the issues around the middle east and all the turmoil that's been there and that have led to high gold prices. >> they can't keep going up, can they? >> i don't think so. over the short term, maybe, maybe in advance of august 2nd, the big day on the debt ceiling. over the long term gold is not a great investment. if we "x" out the last couple of years, 25 years before that it returned 4% a year. when you factor in inflation, that's a zero return. the stock market has done more than double that. the stock market has been and will be the better investment over the long term. >> okay. you can say all that but people just saw that report and they see how it's really continuing to go up and how people are making a lot of money. people will want to buy gold. should they? >> i would not be a buyer of anything that's gone up over 100% in three years. the likelihood of it repeating, minimal.
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zero. it's not going to happen. i'd be a seller in this market so these commercials about selling your gold -- >> we see a lot of these commercials. >> i wouldn't do it through the infomercials but i would run down to my local jeweler and take the old gold and sell it. i wouldn't buy. >> i've seen it where people go and it's melted down and they leave with like a little gold bar. >> right, gold is sold in troy ounces which is heavier than a regular ounce and, again, right now i'd be a seller. i don't think these prices will stay for the long term. >> i know you'll be back. i hated pop quizzes in school and you'll have a pop quiz for our audience a little later. oh, no. thanks a lot, mellody. for some other developing stories over to the news desk and say good morning to josh elliott. good morning, josh. >> good morning to you, robin. let's get to what's happening right now. we'll begin with the fight against al qaeda. u.s. officials now say that under its new leader, ayman al zawahiri who replaced osama bin laden, the terror group can shifting its strategy.
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instead of focusing on attacking the u.s. homeland officials tell "the wall street journal" al qaeda is now targeting american interests overseas in africa and europe where plots are thought to be easier to execute. meantime, abc news has learned that american-born terrorist anwar awlaki barely escaped a missile strike in yemen. his truck actually emerged from the flames of the strike before he made his escape in a different vehicle. this morning the pope accepted the resignation of cardinal rigali and his handling of the sex abuse scandal, the 76-year-old cardinal resigned because of his age, not because he was accused of covering up for abusive priests. now to reports out of denver this morning, yet another air traffic controller is in trouble with the law for allegedly drinking before work. abc's lisa stark is following the investigation and has the very latest. good morning to you, lisa. >> reporter: good morning, josh. well, abc news has confirmed
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that a veteran controller working in colorado apparently failed a random alcohol test while he was on the job. now, this controller was working at denver center, that's a facility that handles airplanes over nine different states. this was first reported by our affiliate kmgh. they say the test occurred on july 5th and that the controller was then immediately relieved of his duties and has since entered alcohol rehabilitation. the faa tells us the controller is not right now no longer working air traffic while they continue their investigation. josh? >> thank you, lisa stark. and meanwhile, gas prices are going up again. rising some 4 cents in the last week alone. the new average now across the nation, $3.68 per gallon. prices are expected to keep rising slowly through october. and history was made in space this morning. the shuttle "atlantis" undocked from the international space station for the last time. astronauts left behind the u.s.
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flag that was flown on the first shuttle mission 30 years ago. the shuttle program ends thursday when "atlantis" arrives home. finally, well, you've heard of police cracking down on people who text while driving. but what about all those people who run into you on the sidewalk because they're texting while walking? police in the so-called city of brotherly love plan to start ticketing pedestrians who can't take their eyes off their phones. >> what's next? >> walking while texting is soon going to be illegal and the fine, $120. >> they're going to rack up in the city. >> they are. how many times have you been like, whoa. >> hundreds of thousands of dollars in times square alone. >> can i give you credit here because the world cup team was walking in behind you as you were wrapping up the newscast and you kept your focus. look at them. they're here in the studio. and you never broke stride, josh elliott. >> thank you.
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>> put your seat belt on this morning. >> i want to offer a very first congratulations. you lifted a nation's spirits. yes. i just -- i might as well take advantage of that. after all i didn't break it. >> so great to have them. >> we'll talk to them in just a second. let's get over to sam with the weather. hi, sam. >> good morning, robin, david, josh, good morning, everyone. let's deal with the heat index numbers, the number to pay attention to. it's the intense humidity and the high heat combined that makes it so difficult on your body to cool itself. when these numbers started in like 90-degree heat index in minneapolis this morning then go to 107 degrees, it means you don't get a chance to ever cool your body down. and heat is your number one weather killer. this is serious stuff. anywhere where you see magenta, and this is almost all over the country it's a big-time problem and it will be this way this week into this weekend. quick look at where the thunderstorms will do some cooling and drop out of the great lakes and right through virginia, the new york city area will drop in temperature a bit tomorrow and everything north of it but the heat will come right back up. just a temporary break.
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>> all of america's weather coming up in the next half hour. oh, robin. >> oh, sam, we are thrilled to have the entire u.s. women's world cup soccer team right here with us. we'll talk to them all just ahead. say hello to mom and dad. give them a wave. but abby wambach is going to join us, and she just, you know, first of all, can we just have a little applause for this tremendous team and effort?? all right, people. i'm telling you. abby, i'm looking in your eyes. this is bittersweet for you. you sat down and like oh, you know, it's got to be tough. >> it is hard. the bitter part is obviously not winning and not bringing home a cup for our country. and the sweet part is the reception that we've gotten all across this nation. we got back here in times square yesterday. couldn't believe the crowds.
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it was amazing and honestly as tough as it is to lose, it's making us all feel a little bit better just knowing how much this country supported us. absolutely, and almost as if after every interview it becomes more real. but in the end we made so many people proud. i know that the e-mails, the text messages, the tweeting that was happening. >> set a record. >> was impressive and i couldn't be prouder of this team because in the end we never gave up and i think that that's something to hold on to. >> giant homecoming this week. i'm a syracuse boy. i know you're from rochester. heading upstate? >> yeah, we have a wps game wednesday and the whole city is just -- i think the city is shutting down so i'm really excited to get home. >> we'll have the team many stick around and head out to times square. >> "good morning america" set. >> thanks, guys. thanks so much. coming up what really happened behind the doors of this california mansion. two tragic deaths in one week. >> it's all coming up.
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a 62-year-old wind surfer alive after spending more than 12 tours in san francisco bay. they spotted the unidentified woman north of san mateo bridge. she was coherent and in good
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condition. she is being treated for hypothermia at san francisco general hospital right now. the search for her begin last night after she failed to return home from a wind surfing trip off coyote pointed in san mateo county. how does the commute look right now. any problems? >> yes, unfortunately, on 280 freeway by alemany boulevard, we have an accident. traffic is slow about 10-15 miles an hour in spots. northbound 280 into san francisco. bay bridge toll plaza, bay bridge, metering lights are on and traffic is backed up to the west grand overcrossing. >> what will the skies look
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check out the clouds hanging over san francisco this morning. they are not everywhere. that means the warming trend will continue inland where we're seeing sunshine with mid to upper 50s for the rest of us. mid to upper 70s around the bay and 80s inland and warmer8x8x8xi
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bieber. oh, my god, it's justin bieber. oh, my god. >> i'm used to hearing little girls say that. a grown man? >> i know. >> oh, my. so how would you react if justin bieber -- >> look at it, the groom embracing him. >> it was his big day. it was his wedding day. a lot of guests at one wedding absolutely beside themselves when the pop star just suddenly showed up. strolling along the beach, just showed up. >> happens all the time. >> oh, it does. and that lucky couple right there about to get a little makeup, hair there. >> oh, my goodness, they're on their honeymoon. but they're going to talk to us. >> crash the honeymoon. >> why not. george is taking a little me off and david muir with us. also this half-hour -- the doll that may be too grown up, , real debate.
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we'll get into the breast milk baby doll and that's coming up. >> we'll let you weigh in on whether or not that is a good idea. and more with team usa, usa, live here in times square with us this morning. i don't think they've ever been this quiet ever. >> i know. >> i think they're still on germany time. >> i did ask how much sleep they've had cumulatively. they said they're on germany time so they woke up at 5:00 a.m. >> don't make me pull out the vuvuzela. i will go back to my dressing room. but first t this half hour, the latest on the mysterious death in a wealthy san diego neighborhood. her boyfriend's 6-year-old son also dying within a few days of her just days after he was seriously injured. abc's abbie boudreau has that story. abbie? >> reporter: good morning, robin.
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family members say they are still in total shock about what happenen in this mansion behind me. at this point they simply don't know what to believe. this is rebecca zahau and her boyfriend's 6-year-old son max sharing a happy moment. but this morning they share a tragic connection. both died within days of each other after bizarre incidents. at historic beachside estate. two separate tragedies in the sprawling 27-room mansion owned by jonah shacknai. the 54-year-old multimillionaire ceo of medicis pharmaceutical, the company behind botox competitor restylane. they were spending the summer here. last monday zahau was home when max had an accident. on a master staircase. paramedics went to the scene. >> they found the child at the foot of the stairs, the child was not breathing and did not have a pulse. >> reporter: max was revivived d hospitalized. just two days later zahau was discovered hanging by a noose from the second floor balcony at
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the mansion, found naked, wrists and ankles bound. shacknai wasn't home. his brother found her r dy and called police. investigigors took evidence from the home but are still piecing together what happened. not sure yet if she was killll or if she killed herself. >> sometimes people commit suicide and they do very unusual things and we're wide open to all possibilities. >> reporter: but zahau's sister tells abc news rebecca wouldn't take her own life saying she was a beautiful, vibrant, loving and kind person and would never do this to herself. she said rebecca dated him for nearly three years and they were a happy couple and then on sunday, nearly a week after his accident, shacknai announced that max had died from his injuries. now the famimies a a left to wonder just what happened in both deaths. and police are keeping quiet. still waiting for autopsy and toxicology reports for more clues. shacknai was married twice
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before and his last marriage ended in a messy divorce where they both accused each other of domestic violence, though neither r e was ever arrested. david? >> all right, abbie, thanks very much. i want to bring back in dan abrams this morning. how do you even begin an investigation like this? >> acute primary issues will be number one cause of death h and number two, getting to know the relationships. getting to know how people felt about each other. getting to know was there any history there? so those are going to be the two primary focuses. >> the relationships inside in that home, they won't be fanning out look for suspects. >> i don't think this is going to be a whodunit. it's going to be a what happened here and that's a different kind of investigation when they want to know, for example, is it possible this was self-inflicted. that's going to be a question for the coroner. there will also be questions about would she have done this? could she have done this? so those are two sets of questions that come together in an investigation like this.
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>> we already heard our first significant hint with the families now telling abc news she never would have taken her own life, not terribly surprising they would say that but that's a hint. >> family members very often do say that early in an investigation when something like this happens and sometimes they're absolutely right. but investigators can't take that as gospel. they can take that as another piece in the puzzle as they trtr and put together using their investigative techniques exactly what happened. >> dan abrams, thanks. sam? >> david, pictures out of florida, hobe sound, the waves are taller than usual because we have a tropical storm. we're getting these reports up and down the coast. there's good surfing in the jupiter area but usually not quite this good. three to five to seven feet on the waves. watch it in the carolinas all the way around to, well, call it florida as it pull as way and fall as part. here's where the thunderstorms
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roar. any place shaded in red. montana drops from the great lakes all the way into the mid-atlantic states. it is hot and humid to the sth of that. there's a little refreshing corner into the north of that and that is the weather around the nation. >> all this weather was brought to you by choice hotels. robin? >> you know what's coming up? >> yeah. >> beautiful suit he's wearing. this is my favorite tweet of the morning. sam's looking like a southern preacher today. amen, brother. >> you get an amen. >> thank you, robin. >> because of the hot weather and want to keep cool. >> thinking up a song "preacher man." coming up on "gma" -- he won't live that down. the surprise guest or spotlight stealer.
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of a sudden there's's one less lonely wedding. here's abc's neal karlinsky. >> reporter: what could be more perfect, a beachfront malibu wedding, cocktails, justin bieber tunes filling the air and then -- >> oh, my god, it's justin bieber. oh, my god. >> reporter: that's right, the kid in the t-shirt is the real justin bieber. no invitation, no warning and no problem in this clip from tmz. >> so we just crashed it. we didn't really know what was going on. we heard a party so we decided to just come. >> reporter: he says he was going for a walk on the beach with his girlfriend selena gomez when he heard his own music blaring and decided to become the wedding crasher that few ever get, the kind people want. >> let's party. >> all of a sudden i felt like a tap on my shoulder. >> i started crying, i was like, oh, my god. >> reporter: in a coincidence so
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strange we didn't even believe it at first, the bride's cousin an obsessed justin bieber fan had a surprise meeting with him. >> oh, my god, i love you. >> thank you. >> my cousin was screaming. i put my hand on my mouth. >> reporter: he didn't stick around long, only about five or ten minute, just enough to give the couple a one-of-a-kind wedding photo and bragging rights to one of the world's great wedding crasher stories. >> justin, justin bieber, what are you going to do next? >> i'm going to disneyland. >> reporter: for "good morning america," neal karlinsky, abc news. >> first live appearance, congratulations. thanks for getting up and jenin, wh what do you do when you see justin bieber at your wedding. >> i have to say i was very
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surprised. i don't think anybody anticipated a celebrity sighting. >> your name is mccool. i got to say most dudes on their wedding day are feeling pretty studly. some of the guys at the wedding, this was their action. >> oh, my god, it's justin bieber. oh, my god! >> how do you explain that? there were no screaming girls. it seemed like the guys were going nuts. >> that's my good friend howard. he's 39 years old and apparently he was catching bieber fever at my wedding. >> howard just got thrown under the bus. i wanted to askyou, i wanted to ask you, we're not crashing your honeymoon, are you? >> no, we actually leave tomorrow for a mini moon, i'm going to graceland, not disneyland and do a big honeymoon in australia come december. >> we couldn't help but to miss the super bieber fan. he visited her house and saw the video. a lot of folks will say how does
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this happen twice in the same family? >> i just have to say that paige is a very lucky girl. her enthusiasm is just unbridled and so i think that her having the opportunity to meet justin twice was very exciting for her and my other young kous sdmrn a crazy coincidence here? >> it must have been. >> yeah, no, there is definitely no setup there. we were as shocked as anyone to see justin bieber kind of scamp per by. i was wiping cake off my face to see him come running by, it was very thrilling. >> what celebrities do you have lined up for the honeymoon? >> i think a bunch of elvis impersonators is about as close as we'llet to seeing celebrities. >> that sounds about right. >> thanks for being great sports and congrats. wedding reception if ever i saw
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♪ i always feel like >> "around the watercooler." an anchor's worst nightmare. >> working with me. >> no. you've got all the right questions and going to your big guest and then this happens. abc's nick watt has much more. >> reporter: the story is that roger clemens' trial, the live guest, ben walker, baseball writer. >> ben, i know that you've been covering roger clemens' career for the best part of the last 23 years. just remind us how big a name he is in the sport of baseball. >> between you and me that's not ben walker. it's michael wolf expecting to talk about rupert murdoch. >> i beg your pardon.
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i'm not sure ben can hear us. can you hear me. it's francis in london. >> you know, it's even a worse situation than that because i am not ben walker and i know nothing about baseball. >> fabulous. live tv, stuff happens. >> what's gone wrong in your offer? >> i'm afraid this is not what i'm talking about. i'm not -- >> i'm afraid we have the wrong guest here. >> most wrong guests are polite. >> what's the problem at the moment. >> in iraq? >> with the football fans. >> oh, sorry. you've got the wrong one. >> my favorite, this guy showed up a athe bbc for a job interview and was whisked on air. >> guy kuni is editor of the website. good morning. >> good morning. >> people are downloading on -- >> others run away. >> education department is john bangs, central london studios.
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u.s. women's world cup team here ♪ [ cheers and applause ] so wonderful to have the u.s. women's world cup team here with us and you can see the little faces lighting up, david. they're equally excited to meet -- >> yououave to know josh is right there. oh, he's actually right there. >> the girls in the yellow jerseys took a picture with hope solo and scrambled away and said, oh, my god, that's the best moment of my life. >> oh. >> that is incredible. >> you said they were tweeting and signing autographs and set a twitter record during the world cup. >> over 7,000 tweets a second. i do believe 6,000 of them might have been mine. >> yeah.
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>> and it was also the most watched soccer match in the history of espn. almost 14 million. most ever. we'll have a lot more with abby wambach and the entire team usa. it's great. >> to hear that song. >> uh-huh. >> yeah. of course, the camera comes on, ready to do the news. >> so with josh along is david muir. george is off somewhere. we're following ali's tweets. we know what's going on. but it's great to have y y here with us, david. >> a lot coming up. team usa and this doll about to go on sale stirring up conversation as if twitter wasn't on fire, wait till this half hour. we ask is this doll too grown up for playayime? >> we'll put that question to you and ask you. also still ahead, when you buy in bulk at the supermarket are you really getting a bargain
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when they say buy three, get one free. we'll crunch the numbers for you. i've always wondered about that. >> i love those stores so i hope it bodes well for me. >> we'll. >> walk out with a set for three years. first josh. tie straightened. ready to go. what's important now and we'll begin with rupert murdoch. who's on the hot seat right now answering questions from the british parliament about the massive phone hacking and bribery scab dall that threatens to bring down his entire empire. >> this is most humble day of my life. >> murdoch acknowledged that he don't investigate after they paid police for information. meanwhile the terrorist network once led by osama bin laden may be changing its strategy. u.s. officials say that al qaeda's new leader ayman al zawahiri wants to shift focus away from attacking the u.s.
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homeland and focus instead on attacking american interests in africa and europe, which are believed to be easier targets. and d ght months after the natiti's largest banks promised to change their ways there is, in fact, new evidence that workers in the mortgage industry are still signing documents that they have not read using fake signatures to boot. the process is called robo signing. it led to a nationwide suspension of home foreclosures, now officials in at least three states say they have uncovered thousands of new mortgage documents with questionable signatures. >and groundbreaking news from the insurance industry. cars with a new automatic braking system may help to dramatically reduce the number of fender benders and other crashes that costs big money. elisabeth leamy took an exclusive driving and braking test. >> reporter: this car is only going six miles per hour. but just look at the damage done. >> altogether we're talking here, the headlamp, the hood, the grill and everything, over $4,000 in damage. >> reporter: low speed rear
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enders are the most common kind of crash and volvo's safety system may be the solution. okay, you guys are ready. cruising down the test track at ten miles an hour i deliberately take my eyes off the road like a distracted driver but an infrared laser in the windshield senses the vehicle in front of me and it firmly applies the brakes. okay, and there we go. take a closer look. i fight the urge and keep my foot far away from the brake. once again the vehicle stops itself. a good 12 inches before impact. a dashboard message alerts me that city safety kicked in. is this the next big thing? >> well, we think it is the next big thing. we want to prevent crashes before they happen if we can and technology like volvo's city safety that can help drivers to avoid crashes. >> reporter: by comparing insurance claims from volvos that are equipped with city safety to other cars that are not, the institute determined
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that the system eliminates more than a quarter of low-speed crashes. >> there is always the risk that the technology could make a mistake, but it's much more likely that a human could make a mistake because we're all so easily distracted. >> reporter: volvo will stake city safety standard in four models by 2012. meanwhile, other car companies are racing to bring their own futuristic self-braking technology into the present. for "good morning amamica," elisabeth leamy, abc news, rutgersville, virginia. >> and here's diane sawyer with a preview of "world news." >> tonight we are going to continue to crack the code for a happy retirement. the rules rewritten, boomers setting all those goals. tonight, how some married couples are transforming this phase of their lives living apart but together? what do we mean? itit tonight on "world news." >> that's a look at the headlines at about six past the
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hour. robin and david. >> you really want to pay attention to this next story. your little girl is almost 3 years old. a story "gma" first told you about earlier this year, the controversial doll that lets children pretend to breast feed. it is called breast milk baby. it's been popular in europe for awhile now and coming here to the u.s. we have one of the actual dolls right here in the studio but first there's andrea canning and she has the latest for us. >> reporter: good morning. there will be a quiz on this afterwards. this is the doll in question right here. the spanish company that makes breast milk baby is planning to show it at the las vegas toy fair at the end of the month. whether they can find a distributor to put it on the shelves is another story because while they say it teaches nurturing skills some parents and critics think it's a case of too much too soon. take a look. >> show me how you feed the baby. >> reporter: the doll that
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teaches little mommies in training how to get their own little ones to latch on continues to stir up big controversy. it's called the breast milk baby and it may be in stores near you soon. >> i just want the kids to be kids and this kind of stuff -- i don't know. we don't need this. >> grace will pretend to breast feed and i think that's fine. >> but i don't know if i want to see grace with this baby up sucking on her -- >> reporter: the company video shows a 6-year-old girl attaching the doll's mouth to a flower on a special halter to imitate breast-feeding. te designers says that it's meant to teach nurturing skills. >> she's going to think breast-feeding is the normal way to feed the baby. >> reporter: she even sucks and cries and can be burped. what's your favorite part? >> breast feed. >> reporter: breast-feeding. you feel like a real mommy? yeah. >> reporter:ot everyone thinks the baby is so cute. >> a breast-feeding doll? kind of bizarre. >> i think that's something they learn when it comes time to do
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that. i don't want to put those thoughts in her mind prematurely. >> reporter: and the divided comments just keep coming in. one viewer wrote, betsy wetsy dolls sold like hotcakes when they first came out. those who complain about this doll are pretty simple-minded. another said "i am all for breast-feeding but this is gross. let kids be kids for heaven's sake." but can this doll really force little girls to grow up too soon? >> i don't think it's sexual other than a little boy standing next to his father and shaving and putting on shaving cream. if you beat the kid over the head with the doll is the only way to harm the child. >> it could be on the shelves by september. it's available on the internet. i told you there would be a quiz. >> okay. >> so it attaches and it sucks on the little halter that goes around the girl's neck as you saw in the piece. >> that's the quiz. >> and you can burp. >> it makes all those sounds. >> you have two adorable little
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daughters and charlie. would you want them to play with this. >> you know, i wouldn't stop them. >> burping. >> i wouldn't stop them from playing with it but i wouldn't -- i don't think i would go out and buy the doll for them. >> but if you saw them playing with it, you wouldn't be like, no, no. >> i don't think so because they imitate what they see their mom doing. >> thank you. thank you. >> time for to you weigh in. would you buy the breast milk baby for your daughter? you can vote now using the "gma" app on your iphone or android phones or head to our website at abcnewewcom. >> can you pass that baby over? the baby needs to be burped. >> at least you didn't ask for this. that's when i was really going to worry. >> what was that sound? anyway -- let's get outside. sam always with the people outside. >> we're having too much fun. let me tell you, it's soccer pandemonium downstairs. how many autographs did you get? we counted, what, 11.
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>> yes. >> and you got two pages' worth. >> 13. >> wait a minute, you got flags, t-shirts signed. ladies of all ages, you got what -- >> you got the ball. >> got the whole team. >> i love this moment let's get to the boards. we got one or two things going on as you head outside your doors. in st. paul it is steamy, it is human. humid. here's a term you don't often hear in that part of the country. that air mass is juicy. it is going to feel like it is just saturated. like you're standing in a sauna in fargo, minneapolis, in kansas city, in st. louis, the numbers are hot and humidity levels are insane. just take it easy in that part of the country. much cooler into the northwest. in everett, washington, it hasn't even gotten to 75 degrees once this summer. hasn't gotten there once. might be the place to be. here's what's ahead on the
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well, you've likely heard of the competitive pageant moms on "toddlers and tiaras" now. "dance moms" and like the child beautytyircuit some critics question whether the pressure those moms place on their kids is just too much. and whether their children's dance moves are too sexy too soon. abc's bianna golodryga traveled to a dance competition in las vegas to find out. >> hip, hip. >> reporter: they're sassy, they're dedicated and they can contort their bodies in most ways people would find impossible. meet these girls ranging in age from 6 to 13. but this is not just about the titi dancers. this is also about their moms. in fact, the new lifetime show is called "dance moms." a group of pittsburgh mothers
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who at times can make the moms of toddlers and tiaras look like laid back parents. >> if vivi says she wants to play solve ball, i'll probably slit my wrist. >> do nono do this to my kid. >> out. >> reporter: there is only one woman who can keep the girls and their moms in check. >> girls, don't look at your mothers. i am the coach. i am the teacher. >> reporter: abby lee miller. more like drill sergeant than dance coach abby's no holds bar coaching style puts them through intense boot camp classes. sometimes more than four hours a day turning little girls into big dancing sensations. but it comes with a hefty price tag. classes, wardrobe and travel can run upwards of $20,000 a year. >> when you leave my studio, you can go immediately to disney world in orlando, you can go -- move to new york city and get a broadway show right out of high school. you can go to vegas and be a
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showgirl. >> reporter: we caught up with the coach, her pupils and their moms in las vegas where the group is competing in the thunder struck dance tour. when do you have time to play or be a kid? >> never. >> as long as i'm having fun and i still like my friends, i don't care. >> reporter: do you ever feel like sometimes you want to say leave me alone. >> yes, a lot. >> reporter: and what does your mom say in response. >> she says, i'm just trying to help you. >> reporter: these tiny dancers are here to compete and this brings out the competitive spirit in their dance moms. >> everybody always wants to be on the top. usually if you're on top of the pyramid you're in the front line. >> reporter: it seems like some of the moms are even jealous of one little dancer, maddie, the strongest dancer of the group. >> she is probably chloe's biggest competition. chloe's biggest competition is in her own backyard. >> reporter: do you think your moms are over the top? >> what do you mean by that?
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>> reporter: are they too involved. >> they're just like normal dance moms. >> i think every dance mom would do that. >> just make them look crazy. >> reporter: crazy or not the pressure cooker of the danan life can cause stress at home. >> my ex-to-be has claimed that nce has ruined our marriage. >> reporter: and at school. >> i find myselves at times putting dance before school and it's probably not right. >> reporter: one of the biggest kritisms they face is the sexy costumes and makeup are too much for these young girls. what do you feel when people make a comparison between this and "toddlers and tiaras." >> that's one glimpse of their whole exexrience. >> my husband supports my daughter very much. he doesn't always agree that she's in the right place. >> reporter: he doesn't like fake eyelashes. >> there is nothing my husband hates more than watching his little girl dress unlike a little girl.
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>> reporter: the only thing miss abby cares is about turning out winners. any time she makes you cry. >> yes, a lot. >> reporter: she makes your moms cry too. i've seen the video. >> reporter: she is an intimidating lady. i'm going to let miss abby teach me a few things. bad move. >> all: yeah. >> reporter: too late for that. do you have my back? one piece of advice for miss abby. >> don't cry if she yells at you. >> don't contradict her. >> reporter: am i too late. >> no, you're never -- >> i'm about 28 years older than the average age. >> i'm beginning to think this is a mistake. ♪ >> reporter: but there was no way i could keep up with these dancing queens. >> wow. >> reporter: is that even legal? for "good morning america," bianna golodryga, abc news, las vegas.
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>> bianna, i think your mom is on the phone now. i got to take the call back there. very brave of you and send us a tweet. we're reading them. josh and robin downstairs with moms who clearly did something right r righgh for these women. >> that's right, david. we are here with a team that lifted the country up. it was world cup run for the ages. it fell just thishort but they've decided to grace us with their presence and we are happy to have the members of the u.s. -- >> the entire -- >> the entire team is here. >> i would say they need to introduction butute'll introduce them. >> roll call. >> carli lloyd, number 10. >> alex morgan, number 13. >> heather o'reilly, number 9. >> tobin heath, number 17. >> i'm number 2, heather myths. >> number 11, ali krieger. >> lori lindsey, number 16.
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>> stephanie cox, number 14. >> amy lepeilbet, number 6. >> lauren cheney, number 12, number 19, rachel buehler. >> nicole barnhart, number 18. >> amy rodriguez, number 8, forward. >> hope solo, number 1. >> number 3, christie rampone. >> number 15, megan rapinoe. >> i do want to start with you, hope solo, number one. you're competitors and i know robin talked to abby about it earlier. how bittersweet is this moment for you and for all of you gentleman. >> you know, the dust is still
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settling. it was a very emotional experience. we feel like it was history in the making. we came so far and such a milestone for women's sports so coming back to america and doing all the interviews, we tasted victory. we were that close but didn't quite fulfill our dreams but i think america can celebrate in that. >> have you had time to reflect on the game and those chances? i mean that goalpost and crossbar especially in the first half, how do you assess it? >> you know, we had a chance to win the game. obviously we're all disappointed, but we have to find something good in what we did because the reception, the amazing reception we've gotten here back in the state, times square here, "good morning america," we couldn't be more proud. obviously it is bittersweet but in the end we have to take what we can take out of it and i think we inspired a nation. >> yes, you did. yes, you absolutely did. i got to ask you this, abby, of course, now with the goals that you scored, the most of any
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woman in world cup history for america, 122 international goals. [ cheers ] >> 40% of those goals are headers. what is your technique? >> i don't know. i think i'm a lot dumber the older i've gotten. but, no, i think that i'm just courageous. i'm a bit taller than a lot of other players on the teams we play but mostly it's about the service. i couldn't do it without the service. heather owe really and megan rapinoe and lauren cheney. >> i want to ask you about that. abby's got one more. abby's got one more. it was the iconic moment. the move forward against brazil in those final moments and megan, you're the fire starter. good things happened when you were on the pitch. can we relive that moment one more time when you snatched it when it was that far from slip ago way. >> it was just amazing. i don't think you can even
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replay. i'll probably never do anything like that again in my life. it was just -- hopefully i will. >> did you know that it was good? >> as i saw kind of the flight of the ball i was like, oh, my god. i got a chance. i mean it was unbelievable. >> and, you're a true soccer, mom, christie. you have a 5-year-old and 1-year-old. i remember you from the '99 team. what was it like for you going back. >> amazing. started my career off in '95 and my last world cup, team special, 21 girls here represented the country well, couldn't be prouder of them and been a great warm welcoming back home. >> you see these little faces that are looking up at all of you. and just so enthralled. a lot of people want to know how do you keep this going? this thing, soccer in the country and having all these people coming out and supporting the game that you all so love, hope. >> it's easy to keep it going
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because we play to win. we play with so much passion and luckily we have the olympics in 12 months so we have to turn around quickly and coming back for a gold and come back hard and come back to fight and hopefully we'll bring back a gold next summer. >> speaking ofoming back, speaking of coming back, abby, you know, there's a lot of talk that perhaps it might be your last. perhaps 2015 will be, so what do you got. >> if i'm walking in four years we'll see. >> well, thank you all. thank you all. thank you, seriously. thank you very much. [ cheers ]
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a 62-year-old wind surfer is alive after spending more than 12 hours in the bay. they spotted her just after 6:00 this morning. rescuers who pulled her out the water she appeared to be in good condition. she was flown to an awaiting ambulance and has been examined. she failed to return home from a wind surfing trim off coyote pointed. >> is your commute starting off pretty well? >> couple hot spots, westbound 580 in livermore, we have an accident just before north greenville blocking the right lane there. and over to the bay shore freeway in san francisco, 101 with a big truck fire right
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there at the bay shore bridge blocking the right lane. thanks a lot. sue. we'll talk to mike about the
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show and 50s around the coastguard where you'll gradually see sunshine. ♪ welcome our good friend, speaking of smooth, he's passing out some smoothies. to kind of cool us down these dog days of summer. >> really good. >> can we move that up in the rundown? > think the last time i was here he was giving us the comfort food. now he's telling us how to take calories out of it. theyeye all gone already. smiling young faces in the crowd. >> i love that look with rocco, though. >> stand down. >> he's a lucky man. very lucky man. lots to get to including the buy one get one free and david is walking down to the stores with the -- he's ready for a decade. >> is it really a good deal?
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becky worley crunched the numbers. interesting results. >> now we'll talk about saving money. sometimes we think about that with the buy one, get one free and so mellody hobson, you know, she's taught us about this, how should we manage our money and save it and invest it. she went running through the streets of times square yet again and will have a pop quiz. got to get ready because mellody will have a pop quiz but first let's see what happens when she hits the streets. >> our mellody hobson is at it again. >> can i ask you some financial questions? >> no. >> no. i could really help you. >> bring walkers to a stop. >> can i ask you a couple financial question. >> sure. >> for the ultimate pop quiz. >> one. >> yes. >> it's time for mellody's "money quiz." introducing today's competitors.
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>> john versus daniel, marcella and cassandra and monique against 14-year-old jake. >> yes. >> how long does bankruptcy stay on your credit report? >> ten years. >> seven to ten years. that's very good. you know that from experience. >> no, no, thank god, no. >> what percentage o of your income should you not exceed when it comes to paying for your house? >> 10%. >> 40%. >> 35%. >> 20%. >> close, but no sigar. >> it's 30. >> what does gdp stand for. >> government deficiency -- >> gross domestic product. >> what is it? >> the amount of -- >> all the services in a country in a year.
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>> very good. >> last question. there was a super woman, i mean i just think the world of her. her name is mellody hobson and she talks about how many credit cards you should have in your wallet. what does she say the magic number is. >> you should have two. >> two. >> six. >> aaagh! >> i would say one. >> one. >> he buzzed first. one. hey. a crown, you go. >> the financial gold crown. gold is selling at all-time highs these days. you need a little more work to do. following the great advice of mellody hobson. do you know who mellody hobson is? no. >> is that real gold in those crowns? >> of course not. >> in the first half hour, i digress. mellody is here again and going to share wisdom with us. a pop quiz for o o audience.
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are you ready. i'm going to ask you some questions. you have paddles. true or false, all right. ready for the first one dealing with your 401(k). you cannot withdraw money from your 401(k) until you retire, true or false? >> all: false. >> okay, so a as we said, true. you are incorrect if you said false which everyone did, you are a's correct. of course, i don't recommend this at all. i think retirement money should be sacred and if you take the money out early for a hardship withdrawal you pay a huge penalty, 10% plus taxes. not a good idea. >> you are some smarty pants here. let's see how you do on the second question. i need my harry potter cheaters. by law you can get your credit report for free once a year from all three credit agencies. true or false. >> all: true. >> we're on fire. >> you said true, you're correct. if you said false, you're
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incorrect. okay, and most people said true. congress has mandated this to protect us from identity thieves once a year you can get access to all credit reports. annualcreditreport.com. forget the other things you see. they cost you but annualcreditreport.com is where it's free. >> only true free one. >> that's right. >> all right. you're 2-2. let's see if you continue with that gold star. this might trick you up. if your bank is fdic ensured all of your accounts at that bank are insured up to $150,000. $150,000. true or false? >> all: false. >> we got a true, false. >> okay. if you said false, you are correct. if you said, true -- if you said true you're incorrecec >> what is it. >> $250,000. >> $250,000. this happened after the
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financial crisis. checking accounts, cds, if you're at an fdic insured bank. >> thanks, mellody for imparting your wisdom on us. you guys, you still get a gold star. "a" plus. so congratulations on passing this. i was nervous about this. ding, ding, ding. how did you do, scam. >> if you have a crisp $5 bill, sam will put you on television, true or false? no, no, no, i'm just kidding. true. absolutely true. but i want a new one. it's my money and i want mellody now. that's my new chant. let's get to the boards. one or two things going on we want you to know. the heat is seriously on and your twitter pictures are in to show it to us. mcallen, texas, when you see 118 on the dashboard that's not playing around so take it easy this those areas all the way up to the canadian border that heat will be roaring, not just the heat but this incredibly high humidity levels that just make it impossible for your body to cool down. so we know there's going to be a
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little break in the new york city area all the way to providence answer boston tomorrow but today you still have those warm numbers. the thunderstorms will roll in that area shaded in red to the mid-atlantic and then that moves back north so the heat back in by the end of the week and roars into new englandndt that poi >> coming up next right here on "gma," is it big saifrings or is it a big come on? it's a new supermarket thing that may actually make you spend more money. we'll find out the truth right here on "gma."8x8x8x8x8x8x8x8x8x
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and we're back on a tuesday morning here on "good morning america." huge crowd here on a hot tuesday morning, right? and we're going to turn now to the deal tass stores often offer to get you to spend more, you know, it all starred with the buy one get one free. now it's about buying in bulk, buying bigger. i permanently love those stories
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but becky worley digs in. when you buy 10 or 15 of something are you really saving your money? here's becky. >> reporter: the caveman's brain was it four lions chasing him or seven and did she need 26 more coconuts to survive or as many as possible? ♪ >> reporter: our brain is still a little fuzzy with math. and stores use that to confuse us with numbers in the hopes we'll buy more. >> the better the value, the better the discounts that thth grocer can offer, the more the consumer is likely to fall and buy and spend more while in stores. >> reporter: so here are some tricks to recognize when stores are pushing you to buy mass quantities and stockpile like a caveman. first they offer what i call the 10 for 10 deal. >> just because it's 10 products for $10, it doesn't mean that
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you need to buy all 10. you could still buy one and benefit from the deal and the discount. >> reporter: next math trick, the bogo or buy one, get one free. >> the math and breakdown and price per unit gets overlooked quickly. >> reporter: finally the limited offer or scarcity trick. when an offer and ad or circular says limited supply, only four per customer, we think, that must be a really good deal. so good that the store has to prevent a run on the item so if you see a store pushing a bulk buy, a buy one, get one or a limited offer, just calm your inner caveman and only buy what you need. becky worley, abc news, san francisco. >> our thanks to becky for that. coming up next, dispirito is here. he brought back the cards. i got killed last time you were here. >> you did. you lost. >> i'm back. i'm back.
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i know they're sending in a ringer. rocco is here this morning. more on his book, "the new york times" best-seller "now eat this diet." you've got to be dieting with food that tastes good and is worth it, right? >> you can't taste what you're missing. if you're tasting what you're missing, it's the wrong kind of diet food. >> y y brought back the carbs. >> i wanted to give you a shot to redeem yourself. >> you're going to show -- >> he was slaughtered by robin. >> thank you. >> the last time. >> glad you could recap. >> and beaten down to a pulp. >> elliott here is rolling up his sleeves.
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>> i'm ready. fully ready. >> take us through the game. we've got to guess which category -- >> so making a couple things you might make in the summertime, a burger, some grilled corn and a smoothie and these are dishes in their original calorie forms are very bad for you, high calorie, high fat but i've made them healthy. burgers, premade patty that is are frozen or premade fresh have a lot of fat in them as much as 80% can come from fat and very popular frozen burgers so the best thing to do is get your own ground meat that's at least 96% lean and make your own patty. >> yes. >> who makes their own patty, by the way? better, right? saves the money. >> much leaner. yes. >> let's see what you got. >> then the other part of the burger is the sauce. that's where you can go wrong. i make my own, low fat mayonnaise, sugar free relish
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and low sugar ketchup and this is my special sauce that tastes a lot like everyone's favorite burger sauce. >> low fat mayonnaise truly low fast or less fat -- >> it's about 60% less than the regular ananwe have a r recipe r low fat mayonnaise that uses yogurt as a base. you could use instead of that all natural greek yogurt. this goes on the burger and, of course, i have a whole wheat bun, i have 2% slice of cheese, lettuce, tomatoes. >> the category this falls into. >> you're saying 150 to 250 and josh is saying. >> 250 to 350. >> yeah, josh. >> the original calorie count of this burger is 850 calories. that's half a day's worth of calories. after the making it is 358 calories. both of you are wrong.
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>> next up, the corn. >> from 850 to 368, that's significant. when you taste it, you'll see it still tastes good. mexican corn, one of my favorite things in the whole world. you had it at cafe havana and i had it downtown as well. grill it on the grill in the husk so it's covering the corn then you -- when it's all dark and brown pull the husk make and make a chili mayo and put it on the corn then sprinkle mexican parmesan reggiano. mexican corn started at 265. what is it now. >> 75 to 150. >> for the tie. >> the rocco makeover the mexican corn is 158. both of you are wrong. >> so far it's a tie game.
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>> don't let him get the goal in overtime. >> then you've got the smoothie. >> one of the best things to eat, an all around snack especially for breakfast is the smoothie. my favorite kinds are ones that boost metabolism, the way this boosts it is with fruits, pineapple and water mellening, all natural greek yogurt, no flavor in here. if there's jelly at the bottom, it's not what you want. >> takes the flavor of the fruit now. >> lime juice and agave nectar. do you like tequila? the way you get a metabolic boost is using green tea powder available in health store, online, that goes in. that little bit of green tea powder will get your metabolism going in a serious way. >> wow. >> we're going to blend that for a little while.
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now, let's see. >> we start this out. >> originally 612 calories. >> so i'll say -- i'm going to say 150. >> feels like "the price is right." >> 300. >> going for an all-time tie. >> what do we got? >> 300. >> taste it to see if you change your mind. >> this smoothie is originally 612 calories. it is now -- >> you give me a chance to -- >> after the rocco makeover, only -- >> 176 calories. >> you let him score a goal in overtime. >> no! >> and we'll be right back. >> we'll need another rematch.
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what did i i tell you? >> but, wait. there's more. something i've been waiting for. they're known as mary mary, two of the biggest stars in gospel music. will you please welcome erica campbell and da -- >> yay. >> david, sam, josh. >> the reason i wanted you to stop by, you are teaming up with
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the american red cross. have you a beautiful new video out that we're going to debut right here. but tell me how it came about, erica. >> with all the disasters that have gone on, spring, summer, we wanted to partner with something and do something that could impact people to encourage them. i believe hope changes lives and red cross is hope and so we partnered with them and talk about overcoming and making it through so we believe that it was a perfect match. >> you know, it's amazing when sad things happen sometimes the focus is the sadness. it's wonderful to focus on the people overcoming and making it through and helping others. that's what this video celebrates and red cross has made all the difference in the world because they're right there when things are going on. >> always there first. >> oh, absolutely. >> y'all want to see a little bit of this? no, no, no. i want to see a little bit of the video. i want to hear it up loud.
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♪ sometimes my company separate from the love ♪ ♪ i suppose i didn't have a guarantee but what was big ♪ >> ah, that's why you've sold millions of albums. one grammy. the new b.e.t. award for best gospel grammy. before we go, do you have an announcement you'd like to -- >> yes, i would. me and my husband are expecting our third child. i'm having another baby. >> congratulations. >> and you will survive this. >> and i will survive this, three kids. >> i love the colors that you wear. >> thank you. >> it's summertime. >> i know. something big is the new album. i've already downloaded it. uplifting, got me through a very difficult time in my life and now i work out to it. >> all right. >> that's it. thanks for what you're doing with the american red cross. >> thanks for coming on and we
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know that the team uptown is working on "world news" tonight. check it out. robin, you killed me last time so i gave the game to josh. >> is that what you all did? you see what very to put up with. >> calorie king. >> the king is good. >> thanks for watching, everyone. we'll be back tomorrow. have hey great tuesday. mary mary.
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at&t intent to on roll it it's new phone and tv service faces a big test today. it will require installation of hundreds of utility boxes on sidewalks and opponents say that they will attract graffiti. you want sunshine in san francisco, let's say how long it will be delayed. >> clearing around the coast from north to south, mid-60s around half moon bay. 70s around the bay shore and 80s inland especially the east bay valleys. warmer for everybody starting tomorrow. >> delay out of central valley westbound 580, earlier accident cleared out of the very slow traffic through livermore on the 680 junction and southbound 101, air is